When comparing Raindrop.io vs Bitwarden, the Slant community recommends Raindrop.io for most people. In the question“What are the best new tab extensions for Chrome?” Raindrop.io is ranked 6th while Bitwarden is ranked 8th. The most important reason people chose Raindrop.io is:
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Pro Design (UX)
Cross-platform because it's browser based. There are also apps for Mac, Chrome, iOs & Android.
Pro Mobile native clients available
Clients for iOS and Android available that are better integrated than the browser version.
Add tags to bookmarks.
Pro Import bookmarks
Offers a possibility to import bookmarks from browsers.
Pro Export bookmarks
There is also a possibility to export bookmarks.
Pro Regularly updated
Updated with features, yet not with performance.
Pro Open source
Bitwarden is open source and can therefore easily be reviewed and checked for security. Its Github repository is accessible here: https://github.com/bitwarden
Pro Cross-platform syncronisation
Automatically synchronises across various devices and platforms. Passwords get fully encrypted locally before leaving the computer.
It is easy to start as the majority of features are on the free version.
Pro Clean interface with no ads
Pro Many browser plugins
There are plugins for Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Opera, Edge, Vivaldi and Tor Browser.
Pro Native mobile apps for iOS and Android
Pro Extremely strong encryption algorithm
End-to-end AES-256 bit encryption, salted hashing, and PBKDF2 SHA-256.
Pro Strong, easy to use built-in password genarator
No need to think of individual passwords. This can be easily accomplished with an easy to use built-in password manager.
Pro Two-step authentication
Offers 2FA with Authy, Google Authenticator or via email.
Additionally, the Pro Version has Duo Security with Duo Push, SMS, phone call, and U2F security keys: YubiKey (any 4 series device or YubiKey NEO) and FIDO U2F (any FIDO U2F certified key).
Pro Web vault
Possibility to manage passwords without installing the app or the browser plugin.
Pro Multifactor authentication
Pro Auto-fill remembers last user
When a site has multiple credentials (like I have for some brokers and banks), then the most recently used is automatically populated (if auto-fill is opted). This feature is unique (to my knowledge) and spectacular (especially for sites that log you off frequently and re-logging in is required).
Pro Supports multi-logins on one site
You can store multiple logins on the same website.
Pro Self-host your own server
Host your own server via Docker for small installations or by package for multiple servers.
Pro Secure notes
Pro Dark theme
Pro Digital Unlock works fairly well
Android app is a little slow and buggy, but it works well and has been improving.
Pro Command line interface
You could retrieve passwords in the scripts.
Pro Easy import/export
Just copy CSV text.
Pro Save data on the web
Save data on the web.
Pro Auto-fill by specifying the form with the selector of css
Auto-fill by specifying the form with the selector of css
Pro Enterprise ready
Using enterprise subscribtions you can share password entries among your colleagues via 'collections' or with other companies that are connected to yours. You decide if it's your personal entry or a companies
Con Security/Privacy Concerns
Con Slow performance in Safari
Slow to use with delays in response on Safari. Has not been fixed over many years.
Con Quite new company
Time will tell if this product will survive.
Con Subscriptions are non-recurring
You have to resubscribe every month to keep pro which is a real pain.
Con Cannot store images of ID card, etc.
Attachments available in premium.
Con Input of new login needs a 'signed-up with e-mail = 'firstname.lastname@example.org' functionality
Often sites won't be able to reset your password if the corresponding e-mail used in sign-up is unknown.
Con Unable to remove duplicates
If you import more than one times, it will store its duplicates and there is no duplicate remover on these apps.
Con Cannot update data while offline, requires Internet connection
You're storing your passwords on servers and you have to trust them.
Con No support for fingerprint scanner on Windows and MacOS
Con Web Browser Extension only pastes one field at a time
I.e. you have to paste User Name and Password in two goes.
Con Web Browser Extension doesn't recognise login required
User has to scroll/search for web site login details as it is not found automatically.